David Luiz set a brand new Premier League file on Sunday, although it’s one no defender needs.
The Arsenal centre-back has are available in for loads of criticism for his performances for the reason that restart, however appeared to have turned a nook together with his heroic show within the FA Cup semi-final win towards Manchester City final week.
The Gunners raced right into a 3-Zero first-half lead at house to Watford on the ultimate day of the season.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice and Kieran Tierney bagged his first for the membership to place them in a cushty place.
Nevertheless, Luiz then felled Danny Welbeck contained in the penalty space.
Troy Deeney transformed the next spot-kick earlier than Welback pulled one other aim again within the second half however Arsenal scraped to a 3-2 victory.
This explicit penalty holds particular significance because it implies that Luiz has now given away 5 this season.
That could be a new Premier League file for penalties conceded by a single participant inside one season.
Luiz has given away extra penalties than ten golf equipment in 2019/20.
These are Southampton, Palace, Man City, Man Utd, Sheff Utd, Wolves, Brighton, Chelsea, Newcastle and Liverpool.
talkSPORT Breakfast host, and Arsenal supporter, Laura Woods mentioned again on the finish of June: “Did Mikel Arteta have any choice apart from to signal David Luiz and hold him within the group?
“Apparently he’s saying: ‘I wanted to, I want some form of stability’… Stability might be the fallacious phrase.
“I actually hate the bandwagon tradition you get when gamers make errors, it occurred with Mustafi and it’s occurring to Luiz.
“However as Arsenal followers we watch reckless errors that value video games, value factors and put your group ready the place they’re struggling…
“Arteta should see one thing in David Luiz, whether or not it’s management or what, as a result of I don’t know a single Arsenal fan that will again that call.”